The last few weeks we have noticed a pattern with US Airways / American fares to the Caribbean. Every so often, they would release a fare at 4PM and by the morning the Aruba fare would be raised. In other words, jump on this! As always, unless you are traveling within the next 7 days, you have 24 hours to cancel risk free so buy, then plan.
This fare has Winter availability. Plan those Winter beach getaways now — its going to be a cold one.
Update 9/10/2014 @ 1:40PM Eastern – fare gone
Sample Travel Dates:
- October 3rd – 9th
- Valid for travel until June, 2015. Availability is limited — so use the search instructions below to find availability. Must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure
- Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: EWR
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: us us /maxconnect 240
- Destination: AUA
- Return Advanced Routing Code: us us /maxconnect 240
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “0-7” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions below
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
* Notice we use the /maxconnect 240 parameter on the Advanced Routing Code fields. There are some dates with long overnight connections. Use that parameter would only show fares with connections of no more than 4 hours. If you want to see all availability, remove the /maxconnect 240 parameter at the end of us us.
- EWR – CLT (Charlotte) – AUA (Aruba) – CLT – EWR
- 4,500 miles or 5.9 cents per mile
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- Support us by using our Orbitz link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you select “Additional Search Options” and then “Narrow the search to my preferred airlines” and select US Airways
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